Sunday, 11 May 2014

Elf with Poppy Blooms GDT card for Crafting by Designs

Hello to everyone.  I was so pleased and delighted that my Top Hat Project featured in the Saturday Spotlight for Crafting by Designs and I was again asked to provide a Guest Designer card for the Challenge.  
 My front stepper shaped card features the beautiful image Elf with Poppy Blooms from Aurora Wings and can be viewed here.  Thank you so much to Crafting by Designs for this fabulous opportunity.  I thought this would be a lovely card for Mother's Day, which is today in the USA.  
Happy Mother's Day to all you Mom's out there. 

List of materials used to make this card:

Image Aurora Wings – Elf with Poppy Blooms
Spectrum Noir Markers used:
CR8, CR10, CR11, DR5, CG1, BG2, DR3, 1G1-4, FS2, FS4, TN2
Spectrum Noir Pencils used:
01, 02, 05, 06, 08, 23, 25, 27, 28, 49, 52, 108, 115, 118, 120
Neenah Classic Crest Card
Dei'sire Heart Doilie Die Cut – Crafter's Companion
Sentiment Sheena Douglass – A Little Bit Magical – Honesty Collection
Shaped Card Base – Design paper from stash
Flower, ribbon, lace, pearl string, feather from my stash

I would like to enter this card in the following Challenges.

Thank you so much for taking the time to read this post and look at my card.

Sending hugs to all from



jane stillman said...

This is gorgeous. Fabulous colouring of her hair x

Zoe said...

Striking card Laine, red and black together is so eye catching, beautifully coloured in image, very clever, I'm so envious of people who colour in well, it's not my strong point, I do practise though xx Zoe xx

Linda Simpson said...

Stunning Laine, love the colour combination, the image is awesome!
Linda xxx

KarinsArtScrap said...

this is gorgeous Laine and such beautiful decoration.

gr karin

Jac desordre said...

what a stunner, adore the colouring x

Lou Sims said...

Striking colours which show th eimage off to perfection. Lou x

Gram's Treasures said...

Isn't she gorgeous, and such lovely card details!
Joyce xx

Sarah said...

She is a stunner Laine, beautiful colours and a real elegance to it!! xx

Tracy said...

Absolutely gorgeous card Laine, lovely colouring and the card is beautiful x

Mrs O crafty blog said...

Elegant and gorgeous, Px

Claire said...

WOW Laine, this is stunning - gorgeous image and colour combo. Hugs, Claire x

Gina Knott said...

This is such an elegant card! Love the red and black and the image is totally gorgeous along with your stunning colouring!
Gina x

Sue said...

Gorgeous card Laine. I love the image, wonderful colours and beautiful detailing too.
Sue xx

Donna Mosley said...

Gorgeous card Laine, love the beautiful image and design.

Donna x

Sue said...

Hello again Laine, just popping back to say thank you for taking part in A Little Bit Crafty Challenge this month.
Sue xx

Cumbrianlass said...

Wow Laine, this is a real stunner, it is so striking with the red and black colour combo, and of course the image is amazingly coloured.
Janet xxx

julie_woolston said...

Oh wow Laine this is another stunning creation.
Hugs Julie xxx

Susan Kennedy said...

Gorgeous!! LOVE the colors!!! Love that feather too!! Fantastic!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges!!! Good Luck! I hope we see you again!!

- Susan, Co-Owner @ Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges
{Scrap A Thousand Words}

Kate M said...

Lovely image and colouring - stinning colours, great card.

Mitzi Sato-Wiuff said...

Gorgeous creation, Laine! I love the coloring and the red and black color scheme. All the elements come together in a stunning presentation. Thank you for making something so awesome with my digi! Hugs, Mitzi xx

Chris said...

Stunning card, I love the image. Chris xx

Jo Channon said...

Fabulous card Laine, and love the colouring.thank you for joining with with the Allsorts Challenge Jo x

mixamatoasties said...

Fab card Laine.

Thanks for sharing at Dream Valley.


Amy A said...

Fabulous card Laine, love the gorgeous image and your design elements are perfect! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges & Good Luck! We hope to see you again!!

Amy- DT Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges
{Lil Cutie Creations}

Anne Temple said...

What a gorgeous project. Love how you've colored the image. Thanks for joining us at Time4Scrap.

Craftnut said...

Thanks for playing along with our fancy folds challenge at allsorts Tracy xx

Tracey Boley said...

Stunning card Laine. Love the red and black combo.
Feather is a great touch.

Thanks for joining us at G N S.

Tracey DT

Vic said...

Beautiful! i have this image and have just finished colouring it, aren't they gorgeous? ..thanks for sharing with us at Glitter n Sparkle, Vic DT XX

Vicky F. AKA Crafting Vicky said...

wow this is soooo pretty! Just love the striking color combination with the red and black. The addition of the feather is really fun.

Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at Open Minded Crafting Fun Challenge. Hope you will join us next time co-owner Crafting Vicky.

Mikha Adriani said...

Gorgeous project! What a beautiful bright colours!
Thank you for playing on our Ribbon Challenge at Open-Minded Crafting Fun. Wish to see you again next challenges!
Hugs, Mikha

Hanne M. said...

This is stunning! Great colours and I love the feather! Thanks for joining us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun, Good Luck! Hope to see you again soon.

Hanne, DT

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